Healthy Workplace offers workshops as part of the Photography series, with instructor Chris Strangemore.
Interested in sharing your photos and checking out other Carleton employees’ pictures? Join the CU Healthy Workplace Photography group on Flickr by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. We’d love to see your work!
Past Sessions & Other Resources
Tuesday, September 5, 2017
Photographic Lighting Workshop Series
Lighting plays a big role in the final photo you capture. Learn common ways to light your subject and experiment with different techniques during this 4-week lighting workshop led by Chris Strangemore! No experience required, please bring your camera or smartphone along with you for a hands on experience! The workshops will take place in room...
Thursday, July 6, 2017
Photography Nature Walk (Landscapes and Macro)
Take your camera for a stroll and capture the beauty of nature with Chris Strangemore as your guide! Learn how to set up a picturesque landscape and capture fine details you wouldn’t normally see. Participants are encouraged to bring their cameras! Register to participate...
Tuesday, April 4, 2017
Macro Photography Workshop in the Greenhouse
Chris Strangemore will be presenting a workshop on Macro Photography in the Carleton Greenhouses! Participants will learn about macro photography and will have a chance to practice in the greenhouses. Participants are encouraged to bring their own cameras! To register, please...
Thursday, March 3, 2016
Carleton’s own Chris Strangemore presented a hands-on workshop to learn techniques to improve your portrait taking. Participants explored how different poses and camera angles affect the outcome of a portrait photo. They also examined how to use natural window light, white card reflectors, a single off-camera flash and camera settings to...
Tuesday, December 15, 2015
Taking Candid Photos
Chris Strangemore joined us to provide tips and advice on how to take candid photos. The best moments in life are those that happen spontaneously, when no one thinks they’re being watched. Capturing these moments can make special events that much more special when remembering them with friends and loved ones. Learn tips and how-to’s...
Friday, April 10, 2015
Smartphone Photography Workshop
On April 9th Chris Strangemore presented the tips and tricks in smartphone photography. After teaching the techniques and tips the attendees were able to put the theory into practice! If you were unable to attend or would like to refer back to the presentation you can download it here: Smartphone Photography...
Friday, January 9, 2015
Aperture and Shutter Speed
Being able to control the light and focus of a photo is an important element in photography. Understanding the aperture and shutter speed settings of a camera was the topic of this session led by Chris Strangemore. If you missed the session and would like the information you can get it here: Aperture and Shutter Speed Stay tuned for...
Tuesday, March 18, 2014
Digital Photo Editing
Using the online photo editing tool Pixlr, Chris Strangemore showed us how to tweak and manipulate photos to get the best out of them. This free online software allows you to enhance the colour, contrast and sharpness of photos. It also allows you to use special effects to make photos pop and bring the...
Wednesday, February 19, 2014
Introduction to Photography
The objective of this workshop was to learn some photography tips and techniques for beginners. Carleton’s own Chris Strangemore taught some basic methods for taking better photos. He helped us discover how camera aperture, shutter speed and ISO affect exposure; and the rules for composing subjects for more pleasing images. If you missed this...
Wednesday, February 29, 2012
Chris Strangemore presented a session on Macro Photography. If you missed the session, you can find the handout here: Macro...
Friday, December 9, 2011
Camera Buying Tips
Chris Strangemore presented a session on camera buying tips. If you missed the session, you can find the handout here: Camera Buying...